Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Ethiopian Cargo Plane Catches Fire In China

Plane belonging to Ethiopian Airline Catches fire in China
Plane belonging to Ethiopian Airline Catches fire in China

(KDRTV)-The Ethiopian cargo plane was destroyed by fire at Shangai Pudong International Airport, in China.

Reports have it that the plane, a Boeing 777F had just arrived at the airport from Brussels and was being loaded for next trip when it caught the fire

Ethiopian Airlines plane catches fire in China

Ethiopian cargo plane on fire

In a statement, the airline indicated that investigations are underway for the fire that consumed down the plane`s fuselage section

“The plane caught fire while loading cargo at Pudong International Airport. It was on a regularly scheduled cargo service from Shanghai to Sao Paulo, Santiago via Addis Ababa,” the airline said adding that no crew was hurt during the incident.

KDRTV saw footage of the incident that took place on Wednesday, July 22, where a dark cloud of smoke could be seen billowing from the plane`s fuselage accompanied by fire

The plane which is only five-year-old has been categorized as ‘damaged on the ground’ by Aviation Safety Network



Subscribe to watch latests videos
Click to comment

You May Also Like


(KDRTV) – Popular and controversial man of the cloth Pastor James Ng’ang’a of the Neno Evangelism Centre has a serious battle in his hands...


A high-ranking government official in Tanzania has claimed that Dr. John Pombe Magufuli was killed by the Chinese in collaboration with the Western Countries


Eric died in his house and spent a couple of days before he was discovered


(KDRTV) – Zari Hassan is a Ugandan socialite and entrepreneur based in South Africa. She was married to the Late Uganda tycoon Ivan Don...